Faculty

ZHANG Nan

2018-06-08    

Lecturer in China-America Law Institute, College of Comparative Law, China University of Political Science and Law

 

Email: naninip@cupl.edu.cn

 

Research Interests: Comparative Intellectual Property Law, Health Law

 

Working Languages: Fluent in both Mandarin and English

 

 

Degrees and Working Experience

 

·       2003 Bachelor of Law, School of Civil and Commercial Law, Southwest University of Political Science and Law

 

·       2003 Bachelor of Arts (Dual Major), English Language, Sichuan International Studies University

 

·       2005 LL.M., University of Southampton, United Kingdom

 

·       2014 Ph.D in Intellectual Property Law, Queen Mary Intellectual Property Research Institute, University of London, United Kingdom

 

·       2014-2018 Lecturer at Intellectual Property Law Research Institute at Department of Civil, Commercial and Economic Law, China University of Political Science and Law

 

·       May 2018 up to now, Lecturer at China-America Law Institute, College of Comparative Law, China University of Political Science and Law

 

 

Courses Taught

 

·       Intellectual Property Law

·       Intellectual Property Law Debate

·       Intellectual Property Legal Clinic

·       Intellectual Property Case Study

 

 

Honours and Awards

 

·       2001 Excellent Student Leader, Department of Civil and Commercial Law, Southwest University of Political Science and Law

 

·       2001 Excellent Individual, “San Xia Xiang Legal Aid” Activity, Southwest University of Political Science and Law

 

·       2001 Excellent Performer Award, the Comprehensive Competition of English Linguistic Skills, Sichuan International Studies University

 

·       2002 First Award, Legal English Speech Competition, Department of Civil and Commercial Law, Southwest University of Political Science and Law

 

·       2002 Grade B, Level 1, National Mandarin Examination

 

·       2006 Overseas Research Scholarship (Overseas Research Scholar Award) from the Ministry of Education, UK

 

·       2008-2009 Herchel Smith Award (twice), Queen Mary Intellectual Property Research Institute, University of London, UK

 

·       2016-2017 All three translated books published were funded by China's National Publication Fund for integration into the “13th Five-Year” National Book Publication Priority Planning Project

 

·       2017 Excellent Faculty, Department of Civil, Commercial and Economic Law, China University of Political Science and Law

 

·       2017 Role Model of Faculty’s Morality and Teaching Style, Department of Civil, Commercial and Economic Law, China University of Political Science and Law

 

·       2017 100 Excellent Legal Professionals, Association of Law, Beijing Municipal Government

 

 

Professional Affiliations

 

·       Council Member, Board Member of the Special Intellectual Property Expertise Committee, China Health Law Society

 

·       Council Member, Board Member of the Special Intellectual Property Expertise Committee, China Case Law Society

 

·       Member of the Advisory Panel on the Fourth Amendment of Chinese Patent Law for the State Intellectual Property Office of China

 

·       Member of the World Medical Law Society

 

·       Research Fellow in the European Studies Centre, China University of Political Science and Law

 

·       Research Member of the Foreign Law Ascertainment Centre, China University of Political Science and Law

 

·       Legal News Interview Guest, China Global Television Network

 

 

Book in English

 

·       A Confucian Analysis on the Evolution of Chinese Patent System, 220,000 words, Intellectual Property Press, July 2015, ISBN: 978-7-5130-3710-5

 

 

Translated Books

 

·       Second translator, Global Management of Knowledge, (original author, Professor Peter Drahos, National University of Australia), 314,000 words, selected as “The Classic Translation Collection of Intellectual Property Law”, Intellectual Property Press, April 2013, ISBN: 978-7-5130-1778-7/G.556

 

 

·       European Patent Law - Towards a Unified Interpretation (original author, Stephan Luginbuehl, European Patent Office), selected as “The Classic Translation Collection of Intellectual Property Law”, 335,000 words, Intellectual Property Press, January 2016, ISBN: 978-7-5130-3953-6

 

 

·       The Economics of European Patent System - Intellectual Property Policy for Innovation and Competition (original author, Dominique Guellec, and Bruno van Pottelsberghe de la Potterie, Chief Economist, European Patent Office), 290,000 words, Intellectual Property Press, January 2016, ISBN: 978-7-5130-3955-0

 

·       First translator, European Unified Patent and European Unified Patent Court (original author Hugh Dunlop), selected as “The Classic Translation Collection of Intellectual Property Law”, 310,000 words, Intellectual Property Press, October 2017, ISBN: 978-7-5130-52-4-7

 

 

Academic Papers and Newspaper Articles

 

·       The Chinese Supreme Court Demonstrates Supports on New Plant's Breeders by Implementation of a “Judicial Explanation”, Issue 5, 2007, British Journal of Intellectual Property Law and Practice, No. 5, 2007

 

·       The Evolution of Trademark Law in China, Queen Mary Journal of Intellectual Property, Volume 2, No.3, 2012 (SSCI)

 

·       “Wangwang” v. “Taobao Wangwang” Infringement Case, China Intellectual Property Newspaper, 28 December 2012

 

·       The Analysis on the Registrability of the Sound Mark in the Latest Chinese Trademark Law Amendment, China Intellectual Property Magazine, Issue 54, April 2013

 

 

·       “Jiangnan Buyi” Dissenting “Buyi Jiangnan” Unsuccessful, China Intellectual Property Newspaper, April 1, 2013

 

·       Strengthening on Intellectual Property Administrative Enforcement from the Aspects of TRIPs Agreement, China Intellectual Property Newspaper, July 25, 2014

 

·       First author, A Research on Legal Clinic Education, Selected Educational Literature of China University of Political Science and Law, No. 17, May 2015

 

·       Reflections on the Promotion of Bilingual Teaching of Intellectual Property Law, Study of Chinese Legal Education, No. 3, September 2015

 

·       First author, Reinforcing Legal Safeguards for the Results of Medical Science and Technology, Clinical Medicine, June 2016 (Core Journal of Science and Technology)

 

·       Healthcare Patent Issues Worth Noticing in Practice, China Medical Journal, Volume 96, No. 32, August 2016 (Authentic Journal)

 

 

Recent Academic Lectures

 

·       Speaker, The Impact of Patent Translation on Chinese Small and Medium Enterprises, Patent Translation Seminar, China Intellectual Property Magazine, October 19, 2012, Beijing

 

·       Speaker, Recent Development Analysis of Intellectual Property Services in Europe and America, 2013 South Lake Intellectual Property Forum, April 13, 2013, Wuhan

 

·       Speaker, Six Issues to Be Notice in the Design Patent Examination, Training Lecture for Examiners of the Design Patent Department of the State Intellectual Property Office, July 26, 2013, Beijing

 

·       Speaker, Strengthening Patent Administration Enforcement from the Aspects of TRIPs Agreement, Seminar on Patent Administration Enforcement, China Intellectual Property Newspaper, June 12, 2014, Beijing

 

·       Speaker, Role of University Research Institutions in Corporate Services, China Technology Exchange Seminar on Providing Intellectual Property Services for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises, September 18, 2014, Beijing

 

·       Speaker, Recent Frontier Issues in US and UK IP Administration Enforcement, Intellectual Property Administration Enforcement Seminar, State Intellectual Property Office, May 6, 2016, Beijing

 

·       Speaker, Recent International Trends in Patent Law Enforcement, Seminar on Administrative Enforcement of Amendments to the Rules of Implementation of China's Patent Law, China Patent Protection Association,November 23,  2016, Beijing

 

·       Speaker, “Health China” 2030 Programme Outline to Promote Health Science, Technology and Innovation - Detection of Patent Issues to Attention by Health Care Professionals in Practice, Annual Conference of the China Health Law Society, December 17, 2016, Changsha

 

·       Speaker, Thinking About Enforcement Issues in the New Amendment of Implementing Regulation of Chinese Patent Law, 2018 Launch Workshops, January 4, 2018, Beijing

 

·       Audio Producer and Speaker, Unified European Patent, Unified European Patent Court, Unified European Patent Cost Analysis and Patent Translation Issues in Unified European Patent, four audio work for National Patent Translation Network, Beijing, January-February 2018

 

·       Speaker, European Unified Patent and European Unified Patent Court, Intellectual Property Press Readers Meeting, March 9, 2018, Beijing